On Monday, June 16 in a ceremony attended by Sheriff’s Office personnel, Sheriff Mark Hunter swore in a new member. Mr. John Hall was sworn in as a Detention Deputy and will be assigned to Detention Division.
On Friday, June 13, Columbia County Sheriff’s Office held a luncheon in honor of three valued members of the CCSO family who are leaving the agency. Sheriff Mark Hunter took the opportunity to thank them for their service to the Sheriff’s Office and Columbia County by presenting them with plaques for their exceptional service. Ms. […]
On Friday, June 6 in a ceremony attended by family and Sheriff’s Office personnel, Sheriff Mark Hunter promoted Deputy Sheriff Scott Staley to the rank of Corporal. Corporal Staley is assigned to the Patrol Division and will remain in that Division as a shift supervisor. We would like to congratulate Corporal Staley on his promotion […]
On Wednesday, June 4 in a ceremony attended by his family and Sheriff’s Office personnel, Sheriff Mark Hunter swore in a new member. Robert Steele was sworn in as a Deputy Sheriff and will be assigned to Patrol Division.
On Monday, June 2, Columbia County Sheriff’s Office concluded an audit of drug evidence scheduled for destruction. This type of audit is conducted semiannually prior to the destruction of drug evidence that is no longer required for trials. The inspection is conducted by a member of the Sheriff’s command staff, the evidence custodians and a […]
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